Gap Inc Financial and Strategic Analysis Review

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GAP INC Financial and Strategic Analysis Review


The Gap, Inc (Gap) is a specialty retailer, engaged in providing a wide range of casual apparel, accessories, and personal care products for men, women and children. The company markets its products under the brand name Gap, Old Navy, GapKids, babyGap, GapBody, Banana Republic and Piperlime. Gap operates 3,167 stores in United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Ireland and Japan. The company also operates its stores in Asia, Europe and the Middle East through franchise agreements. Gap is headquartered in San Francisco, California, the U.S and employs 15,000 people.

Global Markets Direct, the leading business information provider, presents an in-depth business, strategic and financial analysis of THE GAP, INC.. The report provides a comprehensive insight into the company, including business structure and operations, executive biographies and key competitors. The hallmark of the report is the detailed strategic analysis and Global Markets Direct’s views on the company.


• The company’s strengths and weaknesses and areas of development or decline are analyzed. Financial, strategic and operational factors are considered. • The opportunities open to the company are considered and its growth potential assessed. Competitive or technological threats are highlighted. • The report contains critical company information – business structure and operations, the company history, major products and services, key competitors, key employees and executive biographies, different locations and important subsidiaries. • It provides detailed financial ratios for the past five years as well as interim ratios for the last four quarters. • Financial ratios include profitability, margins and returns, liquidity and leverage, financial position and efficiency ratios.

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